Recycling is Important
Historic Preservation and the ADA
A settlement was reached yesterday between the Mount Vernon Ladies´ Association of the Union (those who own and operate Washington’s estate and Gardens) and the Justice Department regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. The Mount Vernon Ladies´ Association are some of the founders of the American Preservation movement—it was the threatened loss of Mt Vernon that spurred (yes, mostly...
The New York Times writes about Rokeby. I am stricken with extreme homesickness. Also here.
WTF Bike Thief?
Its so hot out...
Why not dream of winter coats! Furi
im guessing the leaves make a mess on the duvet, though. Via Bliss
Stunning Marine Corps Arts Program
The New York Times has an article today about the Marine Corps art prgram. Blown away by the quality of the art. Read the article here and see the slideshow here, and an opinionator blog article here.
Before and After
J and I have both done this before, but this shit has to stop. This is awful. Stop painting wood- especially beautiful veneers like this. It looks terrible with that faux aged black shit. Stop. Learn how to care for wood.
via Shmitten Kitten. If you are bored at work ever, just read the whole blog. It is seriously great.
Spent my weekend here (Rokeby) Listening to this guy (Taj) Sailing and reading the Post. I took some great pictures and then my camera went for a swim in the Hudson, but it was all worth it. Great weekend. P.S. Chelsea’s getting hitched in Rhinebeck. The town was abuzz with news of the wedding. “I heard they’re gonna close the bridge”
Veronica Mars, season 2 episode 11, ‘Donut Run.’ Originally aired January 25, 2006. So I guess someone on Veronica Mars was watching Lost.